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24.06.2020

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The best wellness gadgets for body, mind... and rest

Kokoon sleep headphones named one of the best wellness gadgets money can buy in this Financial Times article looking into the health gadgets that measure up. Click the link above to find out more about the intelligent headphones designed for ultimate comfort.

22.06.2020

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Breed Reply backs Connecterra’s record Series B funding round

Breed Reply, Europe’s leading investor in early-stage Internet of Things (IoT) businesses, has increased its investment in Dutch AgriTech company, Connecterra. As part of its Series B funding round, Connecterra has secured €7.8 million from existing investors, Breed Reply and Sistema, alongside new investors including AgTech specialists ADM Capital, leading French food safety enterprise Kersia Group and Dutch impact investor, Pymwymic.

22.06.2020

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Breaking – Connecterra lands EUR7.8M for its AI driven AgTech to accelerate industry digitization

Connecterra (“Company”), the Artificial Intelligence (AI) leader for the dairy sector has secured EUR7.8 million in a Series B funding round. The round adds new AgTech and industry insiders as investors in the Company.

16.06.2020 / MetronLab

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Edison and METRON partner to reduce the energy consumption of italian industries thanks to AI

Edison and METRON launch Edison Analytics powered by METRON, a digital offering that leverages existing data sources in Italian industries to identify energy optimization opportunities with savings of up to 14% in energy costs.

12.06.2020 / RazorSecure

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RazorSecure helps protect 10 million rail passenger journeys

RazorSecure, the cybersecurity for transport company, is pleased to announce that it has now protected more than 10 million rail passengers.

12.06.2020 / Medium

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Agritech and aquatech can help tackle the hunger pandemic

National lockdowns have caused mass-unemployment and sudden poverty for millions of people, and as food production and food supply routes have been disrupted, we have already seen more food banks in wealthy countries, and we can expect more famines in countries where people are poor.

19.05.2020 / Appyway

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Appyway appoints former Cisco Head as Chairman

AppyWay, Europe’s most awarded intelligent kerbside and smart parking pioneer, has welcomed ex Cisco UK & Ireland CEO Phil Smith CBE to its board to serve as Non-Executive Chairman

14.05.2020 / Iotics

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Rolls-Royce signs Iotics to power its Digital Twin Technology

Rolls-Royce business unit Power Systems, has selected Iotics’ technology to enable digital solutions with asset-focused digital twins. As a result, the company is delivering exceptional client experiences and high value services.

12.05.2020 / Connecterra

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Dairy herd antibiotic treatment cut to a minimum using AI technology from Connecterra

Ida, developed by agtech company Connecterra, uses a sensor, cloud computing, integration of data sources and Artificial Intelligence (AI technology) for early detection of cow diseases.

07.05.2020 / CageEye

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Cageeye Machine Learning shows when to feed salmon

Behavioural analysis and machine learning algorithms enabled CageEye scientists to detect changes in behaviour and feeding responses that indicate smolt readiness for meal-based feeding regimes.

07.05.2020 / CageEye

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CageEye technology discovers optimal feeding time for small salmon

Pioneering technology from CageEye has made it possible to know when young salmon, called smolt, are ready to be fed regular meals. This technology can change the whole production cycle of the salmon, as it is crucial that the smolt is feed right from the beginning.

02.05.2020 / uBirch

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German Blockchain Company uBirch expands to Israel

As a Cyber-Security Technology-Leader for IoT, Ubirch sees great potential in a strong link to the Israeli Ecosystem, known as the leading Cybersecurity Market in the World.

20.04.2020 / Senseye

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Senseye pioneering development

Senseye, the industrial software company, has launched “Attention Index”, a new feature in its software that alerts users to issues that need immediate attention.

17.04.2020 / Ubirch

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Centogene and Ubirch Create Secure Blockchain Solution for the Successful Fight Against COVID-19

The Cologne-based blockchain start-up Ubirch today announced a joint solution for the successful fight against the effects of SARS-CoV-2 ─ the virus causing COVID-19 ─ on the economy and social life in Germany.

15.04.2020 / Appyway

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Appyway future proofs mobility strategy with new board appointments

AppyWay, Europe’s most awarded intelligent kerbside and smart parking pioneer, has appointed two new board members and one new advisor to provide the company with invaluable expertise across logistics, automotive and IoT.

13.04.2020

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Fish farming’s extra effort broadcast to the world

Norwegian fish farming feeding control company CageEye, told the station’s World Business Report that farmers were focusing even more on core production than usual in order to ensure they could meet increased demand for fish.

06.04.2020 / Iotics

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Iotics Expands Senior Management Team

Iotics, the fast-growing digital twin technology company, announces the expansion of its global leadership with four new executive appointments, which bring a wealth of expertise, knowledge and experience to drive the continued momentum in North America.

31.03.2020 / Appyway

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Appyway part of Park AV project exploring how autonomous vehicles interact with the kerbside

Innovate UK funds automated valet parking (AVP) project involving Jaguar Land Rover, AppyWay, Coventry City Council and Milton Keynes Council.

23.03.2020

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uBirch complete third round financing

Cologne-based blockchain security startup Ubirch, announced today it has completed its third round of financing and is receiving new growth funding in the seven-digit euro range.

18.03.2020 / Metron

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SK Gas Ramps Up Energy Efficiency with AI

SK Gas has been carrying out pilot project of a Metron solution for South Korean businesses since 2018 and verified its applicability.

18.03.2020 / Appyway

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TFL winners Appyway to work on FreightLab challenge

The FreightLab Challenge is a research project to look at how to reduce freight movement pollution and congestion in the Greater London area. 

Each of the winners are to be awarded £20,000 to develop their ideas. 



11.03.2020 / Zeetta

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UK's £9m 5G manufacturing project is the largest

The UK government has announced its biggest investment in using 5G for manufacturing to date – a £9m ($11.7m) project that will install a private 5G network at the National Composites Centre (NCC) in Bristol. The 11-member consortium is being led by the Bristol-based networking specialist, Zeetta Networks.

27.02.2020 / CageEye

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First Chile, then the world: How Norway’s CageEye is taking aquaculture AI global

Norway's CageEye, one of the most prominent firms embracing artificial intelligence in aquaculture, has ambitious targets in place for the next few years as it seeks to grow beyond its origins in Norway's lucrative salmon trade.

11.02.2020

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Connecterra teams up with Lely on data sharing

Connecterra has signed a data-sharing agreement with Lely, a robots and data systems compant. Unlocking data from Lely’s T4C (Time for Cows) into Connecterra’s IDA platform will push for a more connected dairy industry that supports farmers in their decision-making.

04.02.2020 / Callsign

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Callsign identifies $2trn JP Morgan arm as new investor

Sky News has learnt that Callsign is close to announcing a capital injection that will be led by JP Morgan Asset Management - which manages $2trn for clients around the world.

04.02.2020 / Callsign

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Cyber firm Callsign set to unveil bumper JP Morgan backing

Callsign, which uses AI to verify the identity of users, is signing off on a deal with JP Morgan Asset Management, which manages $2 trillion (£1.5 trillion) for global clients, Sky News reported.

03.02.2020 / Iotic

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Iotic wins NTT Data Open Innovation contest in Tokyo

Iotic was one of 28 finalists, produced from the regional contests in 16 cities on four continents, pioneering a wide range of technologies from AI and automation to IoT and Fintech.

28.01.2020 / uBirch

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uBirch delivers secure IoT data through G+D to Lufthansa Industry Solutions

Ubirch has developed a trust protocol, which ensures that data from IoT sensors can't be falsified after their generation. The data packets of these sensors are sealed with strong cryptography in a way that it becomes technically impossible to manipulate them once stored in a Blockchain.

22.01.2020 / Senseye

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Five predictions for the future of manufacturing

Senseye's Dr. Simon Kampa walks us through his Five (human) predictions for the future of manufacturing in 2020 and how industrialists will ask culture to catch up with technology.

21.01.2020

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New £2.6 million raise to help RazorSecure protect passenger transport systems from cyber risks

Funding from a consortium of international investors – Mainport Innovation Fund II, Wentworth Limited, and Breed Reply – to more than double the size of the RazorSecure team and drive European and US expansion

13.01.2020 / Callsign

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Callsign names Amir Nooriala Chief Strategy Officer

As Callsign seeks to expand, with a particular focus on the financial sector, Amir’s broad network and expertise on how to grow smaller organisations into market leaders will be invaluable for the strategic development of the organisation.

02.12.2019

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Breed Investees hit £150m funds raised

Breed investees have attracted £150m in investment with over 30 institutional and industrial investors from across Europe, United States and Asia

21.11.2019 / Senseye

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Senseye announces strategic partnership with Malone Group

Senseye, the industrial software company, announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Malone Group to support the deployment of its pioneering predictive maintenance software in the UK, Ireland, and Canada.

20.11.2019

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CageEye acquires NorseAqua

Cageeye who use hydroacoustic systems and machine learning to translate fish behaviour into knowledge, announced the acquisition of NorseAqua an aquaculture company.

06.11.2019 / Portfolio / We Predict

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We Predict Provides ‘Deepview’ Vehicle Safety Insights to NHTSA

We Predict today announced it has been awarded a federal contract by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). We Predict will provide NHTSA with Deepview, a cross-industry study of predictive automotive failure frequency.

31.10.2019 / PORTFOLIO / APPYWAY

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Halifax welcomes new parking paying and finding scheme

AppyWay has announced the launch of their innovative Smart City Parking scheme in the West Yorkshire town of Halifax in partnership with Calderdale Council.

28.10.2019 / Portfolio / Canard

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Geneva and Milan Linate, New Airports Inspected by Canard

Canard Drones performed the inspection of two major European airports recently. Canard’s team made the inspection of two PAPI (Precision Approach Path Indicator) and two ALS (Approach Lighting System) systems.

24.09.2019 / Portfolio / Connecterra

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Connecterra, Bles Dairies collaborate on monitoring system expansion in EU

Dutch artificial intelligence specialist Connecterra has signed a deal with dairy cattle farming business Bles Dairies to further scale-out its IDA monitoring system on dairy farms in Europe.

20.09.2019 / Potfolio / Senseye

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Senseye advances support for oil and gas companies with specialist industry appointment

Senseye provides a suite of technologies and methodologies that are already used globally by two of the world’s largest oil and gas companies.

19.09.2019 / Portfolio / Bodytrak

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BODYTRAK AWARDED TRIAL CONTRACT WITH US DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

The trial will demonstrate how wearable physiological monitoring technology can help reduce the number of physiological incidents during or after a flight that pose a significant health and safety threat to personnel and contribute to aircrew deaths and aircraft losses.

03.09.2019 / Portfolio / Kokoon

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Check out the world’s first sleep-aiding headphones that help consumers to sleep easier

For the uninitiated, Kokoon is a digital health company with a mission to become the non-pharmaceutical, digital ‘go-to’ for helping people relax and sleep. It was founded by Richard Hall and Tim Antos in 2013.

03.09.2019 / / Portfolio / Appyway

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AppyParking rebrands to Appyway to “help cities thrive”

The mobile parking app company, AppyParking, has announced a new parent brand, AppyWay, which it says plans to take-off on a global mission of helping cities thrive, from the kerb up.

27.08.2019 / Portfolio / Iotic

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BLOG: THE RISE OF DIGITAL TWINS IN THE IOT

With this technology, complexity is removed, as it allows all digital twins of a company's assets to be integrated into this one, secure ecosystem, so they can interact with one another, simplifying the integration and utilisation processes.

22.08.2019 / Portfolio / Foodmarble

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Digestive Tracker FoodMarble Secures Clinical Validation

FoodMarble, the Irish-based digital health company, has received clinical validation from a leading international digestive health research group. The start-up, which was founded in 2016, has developed a breakthrough device, AIRE, to help people overcome digestive problems.

07.08.2019 / Portfolio / Appyarking

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Blue badge parking just a click away

A free mobile app lets Blue Badge holders instantly see the availability of 188 accessible parking bays across the City of London.

31.07.2019 / Portfolio / Callsign

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Lloyds Bank swipes Callsign deal to bolster cyber security

Lloyds Banking Group has struck a deal with cyber security startup Callsign to provide digital ID and authentication of online payments to its customers.

21.07.2019 / Portfolio / Callsign

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Cybersecurity industry veteran Tom Noonan joins Callsign board of directors

Callsign has added cybersecurity industry veteran and serial entrepreneur Tom Noonan to its board of directors. Noonan’s experience includes executive roles at IBM, Cisco and Dun & Bradstreet Software, and as co-founder and CEO of cybersecurity companies Endgame Security, JouleX and Internet Security Systems, Inc.

16.07.2019

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Breed Reply supports AppyParking funding round

AppyParking, the Smart City enabler and mobility firm that is transforming parking for motorists and empowering local authorities to better manage their assets, announced a £7.6 million Series A round.

15.07.2019 / Portfolio / Callsign

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What Lloyds' deal with Callsign means for regtech

Lloyds Banking Group — which is composed of banks including Lloyds, Halifax, and the Bank of Scotland, and has 15 million customers actively managing their accounts online — partnered with Callsign, a UK-based cybersecurity startup, last week, according to the Financial Times.

08.07.2019

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Singapore PE Firm Elite Partners Capital Invests $3.0 Million (€1.95 Million) in Norwegian Cold Chain Management Specialist TAG Sensors

Singapore private equity firm Elite Partners Capital (“EPC”) announced today its investment of S$3.0 million (€1.95 million) in TAG Sensors.

04.07.2019 / Portfolio / Zeeta

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Zeetta Networks wins top prize in ENGIE’s “Big Pitch”

Zeetta Networks was announced as the winner of the “Big Pitch” award at ENGIE UK’s Innovation Showcase event, taking home a prize of £10,000.

01.07.2019

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Global alliance Farming for Generations launches to transform dairy farming towards regenerative agriculture

Best practices from 25 pilot projects across USA, EU and Russia will be shared & scaled up within global farm network of alliance.

28.06.2019 / Portfolio / Callsign

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Vonage & Callsign Bring the Fight to Fraudsters

Callsign’s award-winning Intelligent Driven Authentication seamlessly verifies and authenticates users in deeper and more personal ways, yet without getting in the way of the CX interaction.

27.06.2019

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Breed Reply supports Metron as it raises €10m

“In less than a year, METRON, a key player in energy intelligence, has raised more than €20 Million to support international growth and the development of its AI-driven digital solutions for industries”

26.06.2019 / Portfolio / Connecterra

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Global Alliance Will Promote Regenerative Agriculture

Eight agricultural companies will be part of Farming for Generations, a global collaboration to support dairy farmers to adopt regenerative agricultural practices that preserve and renew environmental resources, respect animal welfare and ensure the long-term economic viability of farms for the next generation.

18.06.2019 / PORTFOLIO / METRON

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Cisco to acquire French IoT scaleup Sentryo: Here’s all you need to know about the merger

The field of IoT (Internet of Things) has a tremendous potential that helps companies increase their productivity and access deep intelligence in order to create new revenue channels.

06.06.2019 / Portfolio / Sentryo

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Sentryo set to be acquired by Cisco

Cisco’s Internet of Things Business Group has announced its intention to acquire Sentryo, a France-based IoT Cybersecurity company, in which Breed Reply first invested in 2016.

21.05.2019 / Portfolio / Sentryo

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Frost & Sullivan Praises Sentryo for ICS CyberVision, Its Industrial Cybersecurity Platform

Sentryo combines a unique mix of technology innovations and close customer relations to help companies gain visibility on their OT networks and secure their industrial operations

21.05.2019 / Portfolio / FoodMarble

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Fermentation tracking device finds out which foods are making you bloated

FoodMarble AIRE is a breath-analysis device that tracks your fermentation levels. For some people, too much fermentation can cause digestive issues.

21.05.2019 / Portfolio / Zeetta

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Zeetta Networks named Gartner Cool Vendor for Network Operations

Zeetta Networks has been officially named a ‘Cool Vendor’ by Gartner in their May 2019 report, ‘Cool Vendors in Communications Service Provider Network Operations’

17.05.2019 / Portfolio / AppyParking

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Best parking apps to buy 2019

AppyParking stood out thanks to its slick and friendly user interface!

06.05.2019 / Portfolio / Amiko

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New digital prescription intervention service boosts adherence to asthma therapy and health outcomes

EIT Digital’s ACT4Y innovation activity has brought together Amiko, Santer Reply and the University of Twente to build a Digital Prescription Intervention Service to improve pharmaceutical asthma care while lowering healthcare costs.

29.04.2019 / Portfolio / Senseye

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AI firm hires "European Technology Leader"

Predictive maintenance software firm Senseye has appointed a new VP strategic accounts

25.04.2019 / Portfolio / ubirch

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Startup Ubirch from Cologne Gets Million In Second Funding Round

The company Ubirch has successfully gained more than a million Euro in a second funding round.

25.04.2019 / Portfolio / ubirch

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German blockchain security start-up ubirch completes second round of financing

In total, the company has received several million euros since its inception to build its IoT security solution.

24.04.2019 / Portfolio / ubirch

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Cologne-based blockchain startup Ubirch raises funding for its IoT cybersecurity solution

Founded in 2014, the startup has completed its second funding round in the seven-digit euro range.

24.04.2019 / Portfolio / ubirch

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Cologne-based blockchain start-up Ubirch completes second round of financing

Cologne-based blockchain startup Ubirch has completed its second round of financing and receives new growth capital in the seven-digit euro range.

15.04.2019 / Portfolio / AppyParking

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AppyParking works with councils to digitize kerbside restriction data

The project has uncovered significant opportunities to both relieve the inconvenience endured by Local Authority officers that manage TROs and deliver substantial operational efficiencies.

11.04.2019 / Portfolio / Callsign

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Three team up with Callsign to improve fraud detection

Callsign are helping Three target SIM-swap fraud and call-divert fraud

10.04.2019 / Portfolio / Callsign

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Three UK Add Callsign’s Enhanced Fraud Detection to Mobile Network

Mobile network operator Three UK has managed to integrate Callsign‘s enhanced customer protection technology into their service

10.04.2019 / Portfolio / Callsign

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Three UK combines ID tech with customer insight to beat bank fraud

Callsign's technology will improve fraud detection and prevention for 3 Group customers.

10.04.2019 / Portfolio / Callsign

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Three UK takes on SIM-swappers with CallSign deal

Three UK has ramped up efforts to thwart fraudsters and protect customers by partnering with authentication specialist CallSign.

08.04.2019 / Portfolio / Zeetta

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Zeetta Nominated for TMF Excellence Awards

Zeetta Networks have been selected for the ‘Disruptive Innovation Award’, one of the globally prestigious TMF Excellence Awards, for NetOS Rapide.

03.04.2019 / Portfolio / enModus

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EnModus starts providing its own luminaires for PLC lighting

The powerline communications specialist is now a one-stop shop for controls, data analysis, and lights, in a new “one throat to choke” strategy.

31.03.2019 / Portfolio / Kokoon

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Crowdcube & Kickstarter Success Kokoon Launches Seedrs Funding Round

Intelligent headphone creator Kokoon has launched a new funding round on Seedrs to raise £1 million.

28.03.2019 / Portfolio / FoodMarble

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Best new food tech: 5 smart products for your future kitchen

We read a lot about the internet of things and that there will be 200 billion connected devices by 2020.

28.03.2019 / Portfolio / Metron

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Dalkia and METRON Sign a Partnership Agreement for a Digital Solution to Accelerate Manufacturers' Energy Transition

Dalkia launches Dalkia Analytics powered by METRON, a digital solution designed to help manufacturers optimise their energy efficiency and save up to 15%

28.03.2019 / Portfolio / Zeetta

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Tata Communications and Zeetta Networks forge partnership for next-generation services

A global partnership agreement to facilitate early adoption of technologies like 5G and network slicing within the ICT space was recently signed between Tata Communications Transformation Services (TCTS) and Zeetta Networks.

20.03.2019 / Portfolio / Zeetta

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Tata Communications Transformation Services partners with Zeetta Networks for Next-generation Network Services

The partnership will drive early adoption of new user-centric networks using cross-layer Network Slicing and Splicing®

19.03.2019 / Portfolio / Senseye

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Senseye predictive maintenance system launched on MindSphere operating system

This new version of Senseye’s application was developed specifically for MindSphere and is hosted within the operating environment itself.

14.03.2019 / Portfolio / enModus

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Wales-Based enModus Sign Deal with EON

E.ON Connecting Energies GmbH has signed an agreement with UK-based smart building solutions provider enModus

13.03.2019 / Portfolio / Senseye

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Data and analytics offer a seismic opportunity in manufacturing

Dr Simon Kampa, CEO of Senseye, discusses the huge impact of big data and analytics on the manufacturing industry.

11.03.2019 / Portfolio / Emmodus

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Eon strikes smart lighting deal with enModus

Eon has struck a deal with enModus. The energy company’s Connected Energies division will now deliver smart lighting services using the Chepstow-based firm’s technology.